Boating around the Walt Disney World Resort

The nearest ocean is a good hour’s drive away in either direction from Walt Disney World. Although the Resort is landlocked, all is not lost for Guests who love the open waters.I feel like Bubba Blue from Forrest Gump, except instead of spouting shrimp dishes I’m listing boating options. You’ve got…Pedal boating Canoeing Kayaking Motor boating Sailboating Parasailing (pulled by a boat) Tubing (pulled by a boat) Water skiing (pulled by a boat) Wake boarding Specialty … [Read more...]

Taking time to visit Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

Disney's Wilderness Lodge is a rustic, beautiful resort in the Magic Kingdom area of Walt Disney World Resort. It is themed as a lodge set in Yellowstone National Park. It is easy to see why this resort quickly becomes a favorite for everyone!This resort has everything going for it including location. It is located on Bay Lake which means a quick boat ride to the Magic Kingdom Park, possibility of viewing the Electric Water Pageant and movies on the beach. The atmosphere automatically whisks … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Resort Contact Information

When planning your Disney World Vacation sometimes you run into situations where you will need to call or have the address one of the Walt Disney World Resorts. For example if you wanted to have a package delivered to your room during your stay. I have done this with diapers.  Whatever your reason we wanted to offer us some assistance in locating those numbers and addresses. Magic Kingdom Resort Area Grand Floridian Resort and Villas 4401 Floridian Way Lake Buena Vista, Florida … [Read more...]

It’s High Time for a Pirates and Pals Fireworks Voyage!

Aaarg! Come along ye faint of heart and strong of might. If’n ye love all pirate mates and long fer a journey out at sea, then this voyage is a must sail fer yer family!What a magical time our family had when we sailed on a recent Pirates and Pal Fireworks Voyage! If you have a pirate lover in your crew, I would highly recommend booking this adventure. We booked this event 180 days out by calling 407-939-7529. Payment by credit card was due at booking. Cost was $53.99 per adult and $30.99 … [Read more...]

Top 5 Milkshakes at Walt Disney World

Ice cream and Disney World just seem to go together don't they? To me, a Disney vacation isn't complete until I have had a Mickey bar; eaten ears first of course! Ice cream treats can be a delicious way to beat the heat during the summer months. One of my favorite ice cream treats at Disney are the amazing milkshakes that are available at the parks and the resorts. After dedicating myself to researching the tastiness available, I have come up with my Top 5 milkshakes at Disney World. (Okay, it … [Read more...]

Disney Hosted Chef’s Gala Raises a Record $296,000 for Heart of Florida United Way

Twenty-four top chefs from Central Florida’s finest dining establishments, including 12 from the Walt Disney World Resort, participated in the 21st Annual Chef’s Gala at Epcot World Showplace, raising a record $296,000 for Heart of Florida United Way (HFUW).“This year’s Chef’s Gala was yet another outstanding success especially considering the economic challenges still facing our community,” said Robert H. (Bob) Brown, President/CEO of Heart of Florida United Way.  “Thanks to the dedication … [Read more...]

Top 10 Best Resort Restaurants for Adults

The Walt Disney World Resort is best known as a kid friendly and family oriented vacation spot for many. So, it's no surprise that it’s also a great place for adults to vacation too. One of the best things about Disney World for adults is the dining. It's top notch. From fine dining for romantics and foodies to casual fare for friends and family, dining at Disney World provides a variety of great dining options sure to suit everyone’s tastes. In my opinion, many of the best restaurants on … [Read more...]

5 Reasons You’ll Fall In Love With Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort

So, you've decided it's time for another trip to Walt Disney World, Let me be the first to congratulate you on a decision well made, and may I also suggest that you consider the beautiful Wilderness Lodge as your Disney Resort. WHY, you might ask? Well, here's the top 5 reasons:1. A Lot To Look At - Inside AND outside: From far away, it looks like a giant log cabin, and it is simply breathtaking. It's modeled after the Old Faithful Lodge in Yellowstone National Park, as it was in the early … [Read more...]

Taste the Magic of Disney Snacks at Home

Do you find yourself craving your favorite Disney snack after you've returned home?  Does your mouth water at the thought of your favorite dish at that must-do Disney restaurant?  Don't fret!  You can recreate many of your favorite Disney snacks and dishes in the comforts of your own home!Recently my oldest was tasked with a cooking project for a class at school.  When trying to come up with recipes together we decided if we had to take a break from Disney planning it might as well be with … [Read more...]

Some of the Best Pools at Disney World

One of the best things about staying on Disney property is that each resort features some wonderfully themed pools. These elaborate swimming holes are far from run of the mill. Whether you are staying value or deluxe you will get some wonderful on property swimming options.  I am going to highlight a few of my favorites for you!The most popular pool on property is Stormalong Bay at the Yacht and Beach Club resorts. I agree that this pool is amazing. It is really a huge aquatic play area … [Read more...]